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Two Changing Trends In Oil Shipping

Two Changing Trends In Oil Shipping

Both U.S. and Asian markets…

UAE Oil Minister: OPEC Deal Could Extend Beyond 2018

UAE Oil Minister: OPEC Deal Could Extend Beyond 2018

UAE Oil Minister al-Mazrouei has…

Energy / Energy-General

Should Big Oil Pay For Climate Change?

Should Big Oil Pay For Climate Change?

Jan 11, 2018 at 16:41 | Nick Cunningham

On Wednesday, New York City announced that it would sue the five oil majors—ExxonMobil, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Royal Dutch Shell and BP—over their role in fueling climate change. Also, New York…

Coastal States Protest Trump’s Offshore Drilling Plan

Coastal States Protest Trump’s Offshore Drilling Plan

Jan 11, 2018 at 13:50 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Less than a week after the Trump Administration proposed to open almost the entire U.S. coast to oil and gas drilling, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke backtracked…

5 Energy Sector Predictions For 2018

5 Energy Sector Predictions For 2018

Jan 11, 2018 at 13:23 | Robert Rapier

The energy recovery is well underway. President Trump continues to roll back regulations aimed at boosting oil production and saving the coal industry. How might this all play out in…

Congo’s Cobalt Tax Hike Threatens EV Market

Congo’s Cobalt Tax Hike Threatens EV Market

Jan 11, 2018 at 13:17 | MINING.com

The Democratic Republic of Congo may soon more than double the tax mining companies operating in the country pay on exports of cobalt, a key component in the lithium-ion batteries…

Will Surging U.S. Shale Kill Off The Oil Rally?

Will Surging U.S. Shale Kill Off The Oil Rally?

Jan 11, 2018 at 11:43 | Nick Cunningham

The U.S. shale industry is bringing enormous volumes of new oil supply online, breaking records each month. The U.S. could top 10 million barrels per day (mb/d) by February, and…

UAE Oil Minister: OPEC Deal Could Extend Beyond 2018

UAE Oil Minister: OPEC Deal Could Extend Beyond 2018

Jan 11, 2018 at 09:15 | Irina Slav

The OPEC/Russia deal for crude oil production cuts could extend beyond 2018, the United Arab Emirates’ energy minister, Suhail al-Mazrouei has suggested. Speaking to CNBC, Al-Mazrouei said "I am…

3 Million Barrels Per Day Could Go Offline In 2018

3 Million Barrels Per Day Could Go Offline In 2018

Jan 10, 2018 at 16:40 | Nick Cunningham

Venezuela’s oil production has been falling for years, but 2018 could mark a new, darker chapter for the South American nation. Late last year, Venezuela’s government defaulted on millions of…

Blockchain Tech Is Transforming The Energy Industry

Blockchain Tech Is Transforming The Energy Industry

Jan 10, 2018 at 16:39 | Haley Zaremba

Blockchain is more than just a buzzword. It truly has the potential to turn entire industries on their heads. In many ways, the energy sector has been slow to adopt…

A Rare High-Profile Utility Takeover

A Rare High-Profile Utility Takeover

Jan 10, 2018 at 11:30 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

Dominion Energy, Virginia’s largest utility, announced a takeover of holding company SCANA. SCANA's principal operating subsidiary, South Carolina Electric & Gas, is the main privately owned electric and gas company…

Trump’s Offshore Plan Unlikely To Spark Drilling Rush

Trump’s Offshore Plan Unlikely To Spark Drilling Rush

Jan 09, 2018 at 15:28 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Last week, the Trump Administration proposed the most aggressive U.S. offshore oil and gas drilling plan since the Reagan Administration, offering to open more than 90 percent of the…

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